Have thoughts on the best stores in Howard County? The best real estate agent? The best gym? The best wine store? Nominate your favorites in Howard Magazine’s Best of Howard contest.The ballot, which was culled from nominations collected in August, is open for voting until 5 p.m. Sept. 27. Winners will be determined by popular vote.Results will be published in the December issue of Howard Magazine on Dec. 5, and online at howardmagazine.com.Read the contest rules here.